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gss_userok

gss_userok

Section: gss (3) Updated: 1.0.1
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NAME

gss_userok - API function  

SYNOPSIS

#include <gss.h>

int gss_userok(const gss_name_t name, const char * username);  

ARGUMENTS

const gss_name_t name
(gss_name_t, read) Name to be compared.
const char * username
Zero terminated string with username.
 

DESCRIPTION

Compare the username against the output from gss_export_name() invoked on name, after removing the leading OID. This answers the question whether the particular mechanism would authenticate them as the same principal  

WARNING

This function is a GNU GSS specific extension, and is not part of the official GSS API.  

RETURN VALUE

Returns 0 if the names match, non-0 otherwise.  

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bug-gss@gnu.org>. GNU Generic Security Service home page: http://www.gnu.org/software/gss/ General help using GNU software: http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2003-2010 Simon Josefsson.
Copying and distribution of this file, with or without modification, are permitted in any medium without royalty provided the copyright notice and this notice are preserved.  

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for gss is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gss programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info gss

should give you access to the complete manual.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
ARGUMENTS
DESCRIPTION
WARNING
RETURN VALUE
REPORTING BUGS
COPYRIGHT
SEE ALSO

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